Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Redland City and parts of Logan, Somerset, Gold Coast, Brisbane City and Moreton Bay Council Areas.

Issued at 7:25 pm Thursday, 9 December 2021.

The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 7:20 pm, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near Beenleigh and Strathpine. These thunderstorms are moving towards the east. They are forecast to affect Brisbane Airport, Boondall and Sandgate by 7:35 pm and Cleveland, Brighton and the D'Aguilar Ranges by 7:50 pm.

Damaging winds, large hailstones and heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding are likely.

41mm in 30mins recorded at Spring Mountain.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* Move your car under cover or away from trees.
* Secure loose outdoor items.
* Never drive, walk or ride through flood waters. If it's flooded, forget it.
* Seek shelter, preferably indoors and never under trees.
* Avoid using the telephone during a thunderstorm.
* Beware of fallen trees and powerlines.
* For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.